Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli

Laboratory of Experimental Oncology, Section of Epidemiology

The archives contain original records (charts and x-rays) of all cases treated at the Rizzoli Institute, or sent for consultation, since September 12, 1990. Our data includes almost only cases histologically verified. Histology, including slides and blocks, are filed at the Department of Pathology of the same Institute. 33.458 cases are recorded upto December 2009. The Laboratory of Experimental Oncology also hosts the Registry of Primary Malignant Bone Tumors. General statistics, figures and bibliography for each entity are reported.


Further and more detailed information can be obtained from:
Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli
Laboratorio di Oncologia Sperimentale
Via di Barbiano 1/10, 40136 Bologna - Italy
Phone: +39-051-6366-757, +39-051-6366-759
Fax: +39-051-584422
e-mail: piero.picci@ior.it